YG Entertainment

YG Entertainment is a South Korean entertainment company and record label.


YG Entertainment was founded in 1996 by Yang Hyun -suk. Since July 2011, the record company is cooperating with the Japanese record company Avex giants. Together they founded which belongs to Avex sub- label YGEX. This marketed artists of YG Entertainment in Japan.

Artists who are under contract with YG Entertainment, are currently the most successful musicians in the world. End of 2011, BIG BANG oppose Lena Meyer -Landrut and Britney Spears by, and thus won an MTV Europe Music Award for Best Worldwide Act. 2012 won Psy with his Youtube hit Gangnam- style an MTV Europe Music Award for Best Video - Since the publication of the music video in July 2012, the share value of YG Entertainment has risen by more than 50 percent.

Current list of artists

  • Gummy
  • Se7en
  • Psy
  • Big Bang
  • 2NE1
  • Epik High
  • Tablo
  • Hi Lee
  • Akdong Musician
  • Ku Hye -sun, Actress
  • Yoo In -na, Actress